Paint Booths

What type of spray booth is best, a reverse airflow or a front airflow?

What type of spray booth is best, a reverse airflow or a front airflow?

Reverse Airflow We recommend a reverse flow as a better design than a standard crossflow. The reason I state that is as follows. With a reverse flow design, the product entry/exit doors are located at the exhaust end of the booth. If there is any […]

What is the best placement of sensor tubes coming from the magnahelic gauge for a downdraft paint booth?

What is the best placement of sensor tubes coming from the magnahelic gauge for a downdraft paint booth?

Measuring Pressure The answer depends on what pressure differential you are trying to measure. If you are measuring cabin pressure compared to building pressure, the high-pressure sensor tube should be mounted in the cabin away from any booth openings. The low-pressure tube should be left […]

What are the pros and cons of semi-downdraft and crossflow booths?

What are the pros and cons of semi-downdraft and crossflow booths?

I’m considering installing a new paint booth at my facility. I have the option between a semi-downdraft booth (equipment is to heavy for a down draft type booth to support) and a crossflow booth. I was wondering what the pros and cons are to each […]

How many types of paint booths are there?

How many types of paint booths are there?

This is a tough question to answer, as they are many different “types” of paint booths in terms of airflow style, cabin design, ceiling and pit design, size and features. Booths can be completely enclosed or open in the front. There is also the main […]